Thanks to Guided View artwork can appear on screen in sequence rather than all at once on the page allowing the creators to guide their reader through the story at a different pace and with a more active experience making stories much more exciting. Some great early examples of creators trying this out include Alex de Campi’s Valentine and Kurt Christenson and Reilly Brown’s Powerplay, both of which helped to really set the stage for what was to come.
— Thanks for the shout out, Pipedream Comics!  A great essay on the “history” of digital comics from a site that’s really had it’s finger on the pulse on the movement.  Great insight into all the important highlights– check it out–